TABLE 1

Child and Parent/Guardian Characteristics

Percentage of Sample
Preterm (N = 64)Term (N = 1363)Full Sample (N = 1428)
Child
    Gender, female58.549.248.8
    Minority status
        White72.972.272.2
        Hispanic/Latino16.913.513.6
        Multiracial6.86.86.8
        Asian/Pacific Islander1.74.74.6
        American Indian1.71.11.1
        Black0.01.71.7
    Late-preterm (34–36 wk)70.0
    Moderate but not late preterm (32–33 wk)25.0
    Very preterm (<32 wk)5.0
    Low birth weight (<2500 g)64.0
    Very low birth weight (<1500 g)4.7
Parent/guardian
    Education level
        Less than high school6.711.511.3
        High school graduate31.120.220.6
        Some college/technical school36.033.933.9
        College graduate26.234.434.2
    Sociodemographic
        Public health plan32.839.439.1
        Internet use82.081.781.7
    ASQ completion, required ASQ help3.33.33.4